Tiffany Carpenter

Assistant Vice President for Marketing, University of Tennessee System

Tiffany joined the University of Tennessee in 2004 as director of public relations for the UT Athletic Department before being named assistant athletic director of public relations in 2007. As the first public relations director in NCAA Division I athletics, she was responsible for developing and implementing the departments’ public relations strategies, working closely with administration to develop strategic approaches to key announcements and initiatives through both traditional communication outlets and social media channels.

In 2010, she joined the University of Tennessee Foundation as assistant vice president of communications for development and alumni affairs, where she worked with the UT campuses and institutes to plan and implement their alumni and development communication activities in concert with the system and campus/institute communications offices.  In July 2014, Tiffany was named the Assistant Vice President for Marketing for the University of Tennessee System. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and is currently pursuing her master’s in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Martin.